Diamonds coach Alexander extends deal

Diamonds netball coach Lisa Alexander has been given a one-year contract extension, taking her past next year's World Cup and through to the end of the 2020 season.

Staying put: Diamonds coach Lisa Alexander.

Photo: Elesa Kurtz

The deal will make Alexander Australia's longest consecutively serving head coach, having held the role since 2011.

She guided the Diamonds to a World Cup win at home in 2015 and the 2014 Commonwealth Games gold medal in Glasgow and a silver medal four years later on the Gold Coast.

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